The Etna Volcano is one of the world’s most active volcanoes and the most active one in Europe. It has been erupting for several million years. Mt Etna is one of the greatest and most beautiful volcano adventure tour destinations in Sicily,
beside many other which can be easily enjoyed from our charming village of Taormina.
We will be pleased to pick you up at your place at your most convenient time in the morning, (advisable 9,00 a.m.) and drive to mount Etna through several Sicilian towns (Santa Venerina, Zafferana…) and visit some old lava flow on the ways. During the ascent different kinds of vegetation can be note the “Bove” valley also called the jurassic valley.
We will reach 2.000 meters (7.000 ft) where we take a walk together to visit the “Silvestri” craters (1986) and the latest new lava flows from 2001/2002/2003, enjoy the desert moon atmosphere!
On the way, we will also stop at a local family farm where it is possible to taste local Etna wine, a selection of natural honey (orange, lemon, eucalyptus, strawberry.), almond pastries, olives, extra virgin olive oil exc….
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